Faculty Senate

Information for the Faculty of the University of Louisville.

THE FACULTY SENATE

 

 

Purpose of the Faculty Senate

The Faculty Senate is the officially-recognized governance group for all faculty members at the University of Louisville.As such, the Faculty Senate participates in the shared governance process with the University Administration, the Staff Senate and the Student Government Association.

 

In its advisory role, the Faculty Senate reviews University policies and budgets, proposed academic programs, institutes and centers, and any documents affecting faculty, and makes recommendations to the Administration on issues of concern for the welfare of the faculty, as a whole.

 

The Faculty Senate consists of sixty-four (64) members, each elected by their unit. Membership is open to all faculty members. Each unit is allotted a number of representatives according to a formula determined in the bylaws of the Faculty Senate. Faculty Senators serve three year terms.

 

Part-time faculty are recognized as vital members of the academic community, and have the opportunity to serve on the Senate's Part-time Faculty Committee.


NEXT MEETING

DECEMBER 6, 2017 AT 3 P.M.

CHAO AUDITORIUM, BELKNAP CAMPUS

 

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE RESPONSE TO THE CLOSED PRESIDENTIAL SEARCH 

 


STATEMENT REGARDING FACULTY INPUT ON TENURE & PROMOTION



STATEMENT REGARDING THE FORENSIC AUDIT OF THE UofL FOUNDATION


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SENATE OFFICERS

CHAIR

ENID TRUCIOS-HAYNES

852-7694 | EMAIL

 

VICE CHAIR

KRISTA WALLACE-BOAZ

852-5638 | EMAIL

 

SENATE OFFICE

105 GRAWEMEYER HALL

852-7937 | EMAIL

SENATE COORDINATOR

GRETCHEN HENRY

852-7937 | EMAIL